they always believe it's in their interest to publish what they want to publish, go to court, defend themselves and write a check. >> in the wake of the irish magazine, printing those topless photo, now ireland is also considering strengthening their privacy laws. shep. >> shep: outside of france, the royals may have lost this court battle? >> may very well have because france has very tough privacy laws and even though that villa the royal couple was in is surrounded bay park and said to be several hundred yards from a road, well, in a lot of places, they were out on the terrace and they were in full view, to they said that makes them fair game and legal experts say in other countries, closer would be right. listen. >> in american law, even in criminal law, there is something called the plain view doctrine. if you're doing something in a place even if you think you're in private, but it is plain view to other people, then you don't have a privacy act citation.